Acer cf. sikkimense W/O-8014
The plants we offer have been grown by us from seed collected by August Wu and Bjørnar Olsen in Xianggelila, Tianchi Lake, Yunnan, China at 3650 metres under the name Acer cf. sikkimense (the abbreviation cf. means compare to). An unknown species of Acer with red petioles, grey-green bark and elongated, toothed leaves, which turn a beautiful golden-yellow with red tinges in autumn. Part sun to part shade in moisture retentive, well-drained soil.